Innovation Park Task Force


Established by the City Council in October 2010 to explore peripheral sites for future business park development to accommodate medium-scale businesses. Two City Council members appointed to form a Task Force with two representatives selected by the Planning Commission, and the Business and Economic Development Commission to return to the City Council with recommendations. Tasks to include:

  • Conducting business outreach and public discussion regarding community benefits and impacts of a peripheral business park;

  • Evaluate peripheral opportunity sites, focusing on, Mace Ranch/I-80 and the Northwest quadrant as initial site options;

  • Identify attributes of world-class next-generation university-related business park and how they would apply to a future business park in Davis;

  • Return to City Council with summary of findings and recommendation on future peripheral business park.

Council Liaison:

Support Dept.:

City Manager's Office

Staff Liaison:

Rob White

Staff Phone:

(530) 747-5882

Number of Members:
  • Lucas Frerichs, Council Member
  • Rochelle Swanson, Council Member
  • Herman Boschken, Planning Commissioner
  • George Hague, Planning Commissioner
  • Steve Golemme, Past Business and Economic Development Commissioner
  • Brian Horsfield, Past Business and Economic Development Commissioner
Meeting Time:

Fourth Monday of the month, 5:30-7:00 p.m. in Community Chambers, Davis City Hall, 23 Russell Blvd., Davis, CA 95616.

Meeting Place:

City Hall, 23 Russell Boulevard


Innovation Park Task Force Background & Reference Documents

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Meeting Type: Committee